It is pertinent to note that a week after Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani passed away, his associate Masrat Alam Bhat, was appointed as the chairman of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference.
India's strong response came after Islamabad's envoy to the UN Munir Akram raked up the issue of Jammu and Kashmir and spoke about the late leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in the GA.
Alam, 50, who spearheaded 2010 summer unrest in Kashmir during which over 120 youth were killed, is presently lodged in Delhi’s Tihar jail.
Geelani died last Wednesday night at his residence in Srinagar after a prolonged illness.
Jammu and Kashmir Police also released four videos through its twitter handle to show that 91-year-old Geelani was laid to rest as per the rituals in the intervening night of September 1 and 2.
Geelani's sons behaved differently hours after father's death, allege Police; release ablution video of late leader
Police in a series of tweets on Monday evening released the videos about 'Ghusul' (ablution) of Geelani.
The Budgam Police registered the FIR against unnamed people under UAPA taking cognisance of a video clip which showed Geelani's body draped in a Pakistani flag.
There are no restrictions on movement of people in the Valley, but barricades continue to remain in place along roads at several areas, especially those leading to Geelani's residence at Hyderpora.
The FIR was filed against the family members for chanting anti-India slogans and draping Geelani’s body with a Pakistani flag.
Mehbooba Mufti attacks Centre, says basic human rights of dead or alive suspended in Jammu & Kashmir
PDP chief, Mehbooba Mufti claimed that instead of reaching out, every successive policy is undertaken to humiliate and collectively punish Jammu and Kashmir.
The authorities imposed restrictions on the movement and assembly of people and suspended mobile Internet services after Geelani, 91, died at his home in Srinagar on Wednesday night.
Due to continuous suspension of mobile and internet services, people are facing difficulties in communicating with their families, relatives and friends within and outside Kashmir.
His family alleged that the police forcibly took his body and quietly buried it at a graveyard near his residence at 4.45 am, sources said.
Restrictions imposed in Kashmir, mobile services shut as separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani laid to rest
The burial of 92-year-old Geelani, who passed away at his residence on Wednesday evening, was held at 4.45 am today, sources said.
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He was known for his hardline ideology and advocated J&K’s accession to Pakistan. He was heading a Hurriyat faction since 2003.